INTERNSHIP AND VOLUNTEERING
Interns must be computer literate and undergraduate
student at an accredited university, have at least a 3.0
cumulative GPA, have completed two semesters of
Interns maybe of any academic or national background who
will work in the capacity building programmes.
Through our volunteering and internship programme, we
aim to raise international awareness of poverty
challenges that face Africa and to give interns and
volunteer the opportunities to contribute to eradication
of poverty, participants in our internship and volunteer
programme come from any country in the world.
Interns coming from outside Africa pay into a fund for
the support of Nigeria interns as follows: $350
per month for those who stay three months and $300
per months for those who stay up to seven months and a
flat $3000 for those who stay for eight months or
longer. Such interns will have to cover all their living
and other expenses while in Federal Capital Territory,
Examples of activities available includes teaching
English, Proposal writing, Health Education e.g HIV,
Malaria, TB prevention, capacity building projects,
Enlightenment programmes on business strategies for
youths, teaching orphanage children varieties of
subjects, gender and environmental issues
Participants are advised to apply 3 months in advance so
that a well structured internship can be organized. You
will need to pay administration fees as indicated below
to enable us to process your application and organized
contacts with potential host organization. You will also
need to complete an application form and provide a
CV. All this must be sent to us with a covering
letter explaining your interest in or expectations from
your work placement.
are expected to meet all your living, accommodation and
travel expenses. After receiving these materials when
may arrange an interview with you on phone about your
goals and interest. We work only in Federal Capital
Territory, Abuja Nigeria. Typically, placement is made
within three months from the time of completed
application is received. The duration of the work
placement is from 1 week to 12months anytime through the
BENEFITS OF STUDENT AND VOLUNTEERS
will gain valuable hands on community projects and
international development work experience overseas.
the programme will help them understand the complexity,
challenges and constraits with regards to achieving the
millennium development goals in Nigeria West Africa.
will not only adds to their experiences thereby
contribute to socio economic development in Africa but
will also contribute to your personal and profession
After successful completion of internship/volunteer
placement, the participant receives a certificate.
Other benefits include:
Increase understanding of host country, language,
culture, development challenges etc.
Opportunity to develop lifelong friendship/professional
relationship with Africa colleagues.
Opportunity for increased awareness of diversity of
ideas, values and ways of life.
Participate in our volunteer and internship programme,
please send your completed application by post or e-mail
29 Shalom Plaza,
Joseph Gomwalk Street,
District, FCT, Abuja, Nigeria.
all the information needed to process your application
as indicate above.
Please download application form here